Living on the Future Edge: Windows on Tomorrow
  • Living on the Future Edge: Windows on Tomorrow
  • Living on the Future Edge: Windows on Tomorrow

Living on the Future Edge: Windows on Tomorrow

by Ted McCain, Ian Jukes, Lee Crockett
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412982359

ISBN-13: 9781412982351

Pub. Date: 09/10/2010

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The authors challenge educators to adapt to a high-tech world. Included are four exponential trends that we cannot ignore and a vision for the future.  See more details below

Overview

The authors challenge educators to adapt to a high-tech world. Included are four exponential trends that we cannot ignore and a vision for the future.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412982351
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
09/10/2010
Series:
21st Century Fluency Series
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword

Introduction

Chapter 1 The Power of Paradigm 1

Chapter 2 Assessing Your Paradigm 14

Chapter 3 Checkmate! 23

Chapter 4 Living Life Like a Quarterback 31

Chapter 5 Trend 1: Moore's Law 37

Chapter 6 Trend 2: Photonics 49

Chapter 7 Trend 3: The Internet 57

Chapter 8 Trend 4: infoWhelm 67

Chapter 9 Disruptive Innovation 75

Chapter 10 It's Time for Education to Catch Up 89

Jenny and the High-Tech School of the Future

Chapter 11 Education in the Future 99

Chapter 12 New Skills for a New World 113

Chapter 13 New Roles for Educators 119

Chapter 14 A Need for Vision 133

Bibliography 141

Index 145

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